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Buffalo Bus Day Tours

#1 of 31 Outdoor Activities in West Yellowstone Features Animals
415 Yellowstone Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9507
+1 800-426-7669
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All the scoop around the lower loop....

Many times you leave a guided tour thinking it was over priced. You think you could have just... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Morris S
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Franklin, Tennessee
Best way to see Yellowstone

My wife and I viewed Yellowstone on two separate trips. On a Friday, we viewed the upper loop with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
tommptk
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Blackstone, Massachusetts
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Discover all that nature has to offer when you join the knowledgeable Buffalo Bus Touring Company guides on a tour of Yellowstone National Park. Ride along in their luxury coaches while you learn about the park’s flora and fauna, natural history, wildlife, and geothermal activity.
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415 Yellowstone Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9507
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many times you leave a guided tour thinking it was over priced. You think you could have just driven yourself and done just as well. This was definitely NOT one of those times! From my first phone call to this company through the last time...More

1  Thank Morris S
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Morris S, Thank you for choosing us for your tour through Yellowstone, we are very happy to hear that we didn't disappoint! We appreciate all your kind words and feedback, we will make sure Matt hears your kind words as he will be so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I viewed Yellowstone on two separate trips. On a Friday, we viewed the upper loop with Don as our driver. Don was very knowledgeable with a lot of facts and various stories about the area. He told us from the beginning of...More

Thank tommptk
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello tommptk, Thank you for the fantastic review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour so much, and we will be sure to pass your kind words along to Don, he will be so happy to know that you enjoyed his...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Buffalo Bus tour company does an excellent job. They have knowledgeable, friendly staff who have a real passion for Yellowstone and the beauty found within. We did the lower loop of the park the first day and the upper loop the second day. The...More

1  Thank Mark Z
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Mark Z, Thank you for the great review, it is truly appreciated! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your tour and that our guide did not disappoint. We wish you safe travels and hope to see you again soon. Best, Bree A....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the upper loop all day tour and had a wonderful time. Probably due to the time of year, our bus had a few empty seats which helped with comfort and viewing. The bus has big windows perfect for viewing. Our tour guide was...More

1  Thank Britchick2013
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Britchick2013, Thank you for the great review, we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your tour. We will make sure that Don hears your kind words, he will be so happy that you enjoyed your time with him! We wish you safe travels...More

Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

We booked two all-day tours: upper loop and lower loop of Yellowstone. There were many opportunities for photography, exploring, and bathroom breaks. You can order a sack lunch. The driver/guide obviously enjoys his job and was very friendly, patient, good-humored, and informative. We learned a...More

2  Thank dallas61
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2017

Hello dallas61, Thank you for the great review, we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tours! We appreciate your kind words and hope you will visit us again in the future. Best, Bree A. Customer Service Manager Buffalo Bus Day Tours

Reviewed May 20, 2017

We took both loops- Monday 5/1 north loop with Jon. Learned so much about the geology of Yellowstone. He was friendly and acvomodating. Tuesday 5/2 Matt took us on the south loop. Excellent, knowledgeable, lots of wildlife stories and his personal experiences. Well worth the...More

2  Thank randychristian22
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2017

Hello randychristain22, Thank you for the great review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed both your tours and we will be sure to pass along your compliments to Jon and Matt, they will be thrilled! We are so honored to be apart...More

Reviewed May 18, 2017

We did both the upper and lower loop tours. The lower loop tour was better than the upper loop, but still not good. Both drivers had bad jokes and gave very little information about the park features or details about the topography of the park....More

Thank junglebear54
Shelby B, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2017

Hello, Thank you for booking your Yellowstone Tours with us. We sincerely apologize that you were not satisfied with your experience with Buffalo Bus Touring Company. We can assure you that this is not the standard we hold our tour guides to. We greatly appreciate...More

Reviewed May 10, 2017

Absolutely amazing two days. Matt the tour guide was brilliant, so helpful and knowledgeable. Loved his stories and great information. Would certainly recommend these tours. Matt went out of his way to ensure we saw as many animals as possible. Black bear, Grizzly bear and...More

1  Thank Pamela H
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Pamela H, Thank you for the great review, we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour. We will pass your compliments along to Matt, he will be thrilled to know you enjoyed him so much. We wish you safe travels and...More

Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

As part of our two day package that we had booked, we went on a snowcoach tour to Canyon with our guide Ellen. Our day started off by being picked up at our hotel, picking up a few more guests and then off to the...More

Thank Yellowstone75
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2017

Hello Yellowstone75, Thank you for sharing all the wonderful details about your experience. We are so happy to hear that you had such a wonderful time, and we will make sure that Ellen hears all the kind words you had about her. We appreciate you...More

Reviewed March 29, 2017

We had a group of seven on the snowcoach tour to Old Faithful. It was an excellent tour. We did the tour on March 15, 2017. This was the last day the Park was open for winter tours. Our guide was phenomenal. He was a...More

1  Thank DMC312
Bree A, Manager at Buffalo Bus Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Hello DMC312, We appreciate your review, guest feedback means a lot to us! We love knowing that you had a great tour with Jon, and we will be sure to pass on the compliments so he knows how much you appreciated him! We hope to...More

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CaliforniaVinnie
If I were only able to take one tour, which would you recommend if I am interesting in seeing lots of animals....Upper or lower loop??
April 7, 2017|
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Response from Jan J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my late reply, but to to see more wildlife, then the upper tour is the best. Hope this message is still on time for your visit.
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debidoo26
How long are each bus tour for the upper and lower loop of Yellowstone?
March 12, 2017|
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Response from Glewis1 | Reviewed this property |
Plan on a full day for each but well worth it!
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Whitney1214
The yellowstone vacations website now has an error page when I look up their Summer Bus Tours. Does anyone know if they are still operating these? Many thanks.
February 23, 2017|
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Response from jeeper4life72 | Property representative |
Hello, I did check our website just now. It looks like it is working again. Thank you Erik
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